Professor of Psychology, Wayne State University

Paul A. Toro is Professor of Psychology at Wayne State University in Detroit. He and his Research Group on Homelessness and Poverty have conducted a wide range of studies over the past 30 years, including studies on homeless adults, families, youth, and college students. His studies have compared homeless to matched housed samples, evaluated interventions, carefully assessed mental disorders and substance abuse, collected data across nations, assessed public opinion, analyzed media coverage, and followed large samples in longitudinal designs. Dr. Toro has long been a member of the Research Council of the National Alliance to End Homelessness.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Psychology, Wayne State University